5 Tips for Consignment Store Shopping

Whether you shop consignment online or in person, there are key tips you should know before you start shopping. Shopping at consignment stores can be a great way to find unique pieces, great deals or access to items that may typically out-of-reach budget wise. So here are five tips for consignment store shopping you need […]

Online Consignment: Swap.com

I recently had my first experience shopping clothes consignment online. I’m a big fan of consignment, shopping in local stores. I enjoy reusing and recycling, and knowing someone else’s trash is my treasure, as the saying goes. It is also another way to get luxury goods at an affordable price. However, I have not tried […]

How to Save Money on Back to School Shopping

It is the time of year when (other than Christmas) we parents spend the most amount of money on our kids – all for the sake of going back-to-school! It can be a breeze or a full-on hurricane depending on the list your school gives you for ‘must-haves’, and other random requests. As well as […]

The New Disney Springs

It is hard to believe that Walt Disney World’s Pleasure Island will only exist in my memory and that Downtown Disney will only exist in my former photos. This past spring Downtown Disney has an official new name: Disney Springs. Yet, what does that mean to us families when we visit? Is it family-friendly? Worth […]

Closet Cleaning Tips and Ideas

It is an exciting time. It is spring! I love this time of year to go shopping to buy cute spring dresses, great summer handbags, and fabulous sandals. Yet, as I come home with my purchases, I look at my closet and wonder where I’m going to put it. So not only is it time […]

Gift Card Exchanges and other Factors

Gift cards are great gifts…..depending on a couple of factors, and if there is a gift card exchange opportunity! Read the fine print – know the terms and conditions before you buy your card. Don’t throw away the card after buying merchandise, just in case you need to return an item. Keep track of the […]